Early Years and Education FdA

Foundation degree

Share your love of learning and kick start your Early Years teaching career.



This course is studied 100% online


3 years

Application Deadline


 Application deadline

31st October 2021



 Payment plans available

Course highlights

  • Ranked number 1 in the country by the Guardian League Table 2021
  • Option to top-up with a Bachelor degree, or continue to a teaching degree
  • Dedicated distance learning team and mentor to support you every step of the way

What our students say

I’m impressed with the support I’ve received during my foundation degree. For this reason, and to fulfil my aspirations of becoming a teacher, I have chosen ARU to extend my studies to a BA degree.


My course has given me the skills and confidence to make changes and improvements in my place of work and understand the theory behind the process.


About your course

Do you want to work with young children? Or maybe you already are? This exciting foundation degree can help you start or advance a rewarding career. It could also help you into further qualifications and even top-up to a Bachelor degree or continue to a teaching degree.

Application Deadline

Application deadline:

31st October 2021

Discover what you’re made of.

Apply now before the application deadline.